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Zombie OS: Windows XP still powers 181M PCs two years after support ends

Even though Microsoft retired Windows XP two years ago, an estimated 181 million PCs around the world ran the crippled operating system last month, according to data from a web metrics vendor.Windows XP exited public support on April 8, 2014, amid some pa.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated NewsApr 11th, 2016

It"s official: Older versions of Internet Explorer are now at risk

Microsoft this week made good on a 2014 promise and withheld security updates from users of older versions of the company's Internet Explorer (IE) browser. All Windows users still running IE7 or IE8, and those running IE9 on any other edition of Windows b.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2016

It"s official: Older versions of IE are now at risk

Microsoft this week made good on a 2014 promise and withheld security updates from users of older versions of the company's Internet Explorer (IE) browser.All Windows users still running IE7 or IE8, and those running IE9 on any other edition of Windows bu.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2016

Apple’s Siri vs. Microsoft’s Cortana on an iPhone

Cortana is good, but is it a Siri killer? Move over Siri, here comes something different. For the first time since its launch in April 2014, Cortana, Microsoft’s voice-activated assistant, is now available on smartphones other than Windows devic.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsDec 21st, 2015

Windows Store for Business manages your organization’s inventory of apps

Microsoft announced the launch of a dedicated Windows Store for Business back in April, and now, IT professionals can now sign up their businesses via the official site. Windows Store for Buisness is now open in 21 countries around the world which include.....»»

Category: topSource:  inferseRelated NewsNov 18th, 2015

Windows 10 growth stalls in April - CNET

Microsoft's current version of Windows barely moved up the charts last month, according to Web tracker Net Market Share. Will this summer's update stir up demand?.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated News3 hr. 29 min. ago

Surface Phone with Windows 10 Mobile Redstone 2 or 3 rumored to come in April 2017

Microsoft is reportedly pinning its hopes on the alleged Surface Phone after admitting the latest Lumia 950s being below par with its product design philosophy.Microsoft’s mobile strategy is in doldrums though the good thing here is that the company.....»»

Category: topSource:  inferseRelated NewsApr 29th, 2016

Microsoft Lumia 640 tops the chart as Windows 10 Mobile reaches to 9.2% of phones

Microsoft Lumia 640 has become the most popular handset in the US. While the dethroning of Lumia 520 was just surpassed by the more recent Lumia 535.AdDuplex has come up with its Windows Phone statistics report for April 2016 which offers some fascinating.....»»

Category: topSource:  inferseRelated NewsApr 29th, 2016

Microsoft Clip Art has finally got a proper makeover

Much to the sadness of people who loved to hate Clip Art, the service was killed off in 2014 because, you know, it was pretty terrible. Well it has been reinvented via a new partnership between Microsoft and Pickit, which is now integrated into Office an.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsApr 29th, 2016

Windows 10 finally gets an official Instagram app

Back when Microsoft unveiled its new "Metro", later renamed "Modern", app platform, it was ridiculed for not having most of the most popular apps and games available on mobile platforms. For example, it was only recently that Windows actually got Candy Cr.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsApr 29th, 2016

Windows 10 finally has official Facebook, Messenger and Instagram apps

One of the big struggles for Microsoft has been getting high quality official apps in the Windows 10 app store. Today marks a pretty significant milestone, with Facebook bringing a collection of very important apps to the store that are compatible with Wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsApr 28th, 2016

At last, Facebook brings Messenger and Instagram apps to Windows 10

SAN FRANCISCO - Fresh from reporting stellar earnings, Facebook on Thursday (April 28) rolled out applications tailored to Microsoft's latest operating system for the social network as well as its Messenger and Instagram services. "There are many people u.....»»

Category: topSource:  todayonlineRelated NewsApr 28th, 2016

Etsy’s latest diversity report recognizes gender as a spectrum, not a binary

 Peer-to-peer marketplace Etsy has released its first diversity report since going public last April, showing that people who identify as women make up 50% of the leadership and management roles at the company. In 2014, women held just 37% of leader.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2016

Samsung"s Gear 360 camera goes on sale April 29 in Korea and Singapore - CNET

But there's no official word on price yet......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016

Samsung"s Gear 360 VR goes on sale April 29 - CNET

But there's no official word on price yet......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016

Samsung"s Gear 360 camera goes on sale April 29 - CNET

But there's no official word on price yet......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016

New: Win A 2017 Ford Raptor, 850+ HP Mustang & Racing Trailer From AmericanMuscle

MALVERN, Pa., April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AmericanMuscle.com, the leading aftermarket Mustang parts supplier, today unveiled a supercharged sweepstakes to celebrate 10 years of providing an unparalleled experi read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016

"Fallout 4" gets official mod support on PC

Even before Fallout 4 was released, Bethesda was keen to stress that the latest instalment of the post-apocalyptic franchise would officially support mods. In February, it told us that PC support would arrive in April, and sure enough, it's now deliv.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016

Kia Motors Returns To Mom 2.0 Summit For Second Straight Year

IRVINE, Calif., April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America (KMA) returns this week as Presenting Sponsor and Official Transportation Sponsor of the Mom 2.0 Summit in Laguna Niguel, Calif., a forum intended for sharing ideas, developing creativ.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016

Surface Phone coming April 2017, Microsoft is still game

Microsoft may have met a reasonable amount of success with the launch and rollout of Windows 10 but its experience on the mobile front is less than flattering. Revelations of dismal Lumia sales and the company's own failure to upgrade existing devices to .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsApr 27th, 2016